In sightseeing Sanin / Tottori prefecture, "Kurayoshi," a town of timeless nostalgia is a must
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Kappo Kitatei Manyoshi
Japanese

Enjoy seasonal seafood dishes, all carefully prepared at this restaurant. Choose from a wide selection of Manyoshi's set meals that include fresh seafood from the Sea of Japan. The recommended Monthly Set Meal comes with 11 side dishes. As seasonal ingredients are used, the menu can differ from month to month. Reservations are necessary.

Place 766 Nakano-cho, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-22-2778
Business hours 11:30 - 14:00 & 17:30 - 21:00
closed Monday
Seating 50 people
Parking Area Yes
Akagawara Shop #15 (Ajidokoro Yamabuki)
This Japanese-style restaurant is in an old folk house filled with history. It takes pride in its fish dishes. The fish are caught fresh from the Sea of Japan.

Place Uo-machi, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-24-5388
Business hours 11:00 - 14:00 & 17:00 - 21:00
closed Tuesday
Seating 60 people
Parking Area Use tourist parking areas
Link Akagawara WEBSITE
Dozou Soba Noodles
Soba Noodles

This is the place for traditional handmade soba noodles. Its simplicity is its selling point. Dozou Soba Noodles are made from Wariko buckwheat grown in the wilderness of Mt. Daisen. This soba is popular for its firm but easy-to-eat texture and sweet flavour.

Place 1-2429-5 Shin-machi, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-23-1821
Business hours 11:00 - 17:00
closed Thursday
Seating 15 people
Parking Area Use tourist parking areas
Utsubuki-an
Soba Noodles

Using local ingredients, this restaurant specialises in handmade soba noodles. Caring for the most important people in your life - such as your father, mother and children. With this in mind, Utsubuki-an makes its special soba noodles and welcomes each customer as the most important person.

Place 2F Akagawara No. 8, 812-1 Nakano-cho, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-23-7070
Business hours 11:00 - 16:00
closed Irregular
Seating 28 people
Parking Area Use tourist parking areas
Irodori Bento
Lunch boxes, ready-made meals and sweets

Choose from a selection of ready-made meals and lunch boxes arranged by a vegetable sommelier. Central Tottori's agricultural products are used and the sweets are delicious. Handmade croquettes with special yam filling "Nebarikko" are ideal to munch on while walking. This snack is popular with the locals and many come back for more.

Place 1-2424-4 Shin-machi, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-24-5337
Business hours 10:00 - 18:00
closed Sunday (open when there are events in the Storehouse area)
Seating 3 people (mainly for takeaway)
Parking Area Use tourist parking areas
Akagawara Shop #13 (Shirakabe Club)
A well-known Western-style restaurant that only uses locally grown food.The restaurant's building was built in 1908 and was formerly Daisan Bank's Kurayoshi Branch (state owned at the time).

Place 2540-1 Uo-machi, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-24-5753
Business hours 10:00 - 21:00
closed Wednesday
Seating 36 people
Parking Area Use tourist parking areas
Link Akagawara WEBSITE
Shirakabe Club WEBSITE
Akane-ya
Western

A Western-style restaurant with many appetising old-fashioned meals. It's popular with the locals, both men and women, for its traditional quality and volume of meals. Try the coffee with sugar candy and tiny chicky cookies.

Place 2622 Higashi Naka-machi, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-22-2005
Business hours 11:00 - 21:00 (last orders at 20:30)
closed Tuesday
Seating 20 people
Parking Area Yes
Akagawara Shop #5 Cafe Kura
The first floor is a shop of folk arts with a focus on the works of local artists. The second floor is a cafeteria whose popular menu item is Ishiusu coffee that consists of beans ground with a stone mortar served with unground Azuki (red) beans.

Place 12424-2 Shinmachi, Kurayoshi, Tottori MAP
TEL 0858-23-1130
Business hours 9:00 - 17:00
closed Open 365 days
Seating 20 people
Parking Area Use tourist parking areas
Link Akagawara WEBSITE
Kitchen Café Tennyo-no Izumi
Café

Try the Tennyo Lunch, a dish filled with fresh local vegetables that comes with Kokera Sushi, dessert and coffee (see photo). Or try Tennyo Udon, a freshly boiled udon noodle dish topped with onsen (hot spring) egg and irresistibly soft konbu flakes, served with a special sauce. There are seasonal fruit drinks (plum juice in summer) that come with sweets, perfect for afternoon tea break.

Place 2568 Uo-machi, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-22-1200(Kurayoshi Tourist Information Center)
Business hours 9:00 - 18:00
closed Thursday
Seating 23 people
Parking Area Use tourist parking areas
Yonezawa Taiyaki Shop
Taiyaki

Everyone in Kurayoshi knows this popular taiyaki shop. The sweet red bean paste is filled right up to the tail and the soft white pastry is everyone's favourite. Many fans come from far away to buy taiyaki and many order to takeaway.

Place 2-929-1 Sakae-machi, Kurayoshi City, Tottori Prefecture MAP
TEL 0858-22-3565
Business hours 10:00 - 19:00
closed Tuesday
Seating 20 people
Parking Area Yes